Skip to main content

Chinoiserie design with a figure on a swing: 2.K.22-238

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Chinoiserie design with a figure on a swing
Cahier de six Baraques Chinoises Inventées et Dessinées par Jean Pillement


Printmaker: Deny, Jeanne
Publisher: Leviez, Charles
Draughtsman: Pillement, Jean-Baptiste (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


18th Century
Production date: AD 1770


State without the idealised flowers that appear on the impression in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, accession number 30.1245.7

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 2.K.22-238
Primary reference Number: 196469
BN Inventaire (18thC): 2
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Friday 12 April 2013 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Chinoiserie design with a figure on a swing" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-07-24 09:28:28

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Chinoiserie design with a figure on a swing |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-24 09:28:28|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...